Dive into adventure! Explore Howe Sound’s beauty with Squamish Watersports. Unforgettable experiences on the water await!

Nestled on picturesque Howe Sound in British Columbia is this incredible place called Squamish. It’s a glorious hidden gem for watersports enthusiasts seeking adventure in nature’s playground. With stunning landscapes and diverse waterways, Squamish offers a plethora of exhilarating water activities for thrill-seekers and nature lovers alike. In this brief guide, we’ll delve into the heart of Squamish watersports – explore kiteboarding, paddling (kayak, canoe, SUP), wing and foil, and wakeboarding so you can make the most of your time in this idyllic setting.


Thanks to the consistent winds and breathtaking backdrop of snow-capped mountains, Squamish is renowned as one of the top kiteboarding destinations in the world. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a novice eager to learn, Howe Sound offers ideal conditions for kiteboarding adventures. The Spit, located at the mouth of the Squamish River, is a popular spot among kiteboarders, providing ample space and reliable winds for thrilling rides. For those new to the sport, we offer lessons tailored to all skill levels, ensuring a safe and enjoyable experience on the water.

Paddling (Kayak, Canoe, SUP)

For a more serene watersports experience, kayaking, canoeing, and stand-up paddleboarding (SUP) provide an opportunity to explore Howe Sound’s pristine coastline at your own pace. Paddle along calm waters, meandering through hidden coves and rugged cliffs while soaking in the breathtaking scenery. Rent a kayak, canoe, or SUP and embark on a self-guided excursion or a guided tour led by one of our knowledgeable guides who can share insights into the region’s rich ecosystem and cultural heritage.

Wing and Foil

As a relatively new addition to the watersports scene, wake foiling, wing foiling and kite foiling have been gaining popularity among adventure seekers in Squamish. Combining elements of windsurfing, kiteboarding, and foiling, wing foiling offers a unique and exhilarating experience on the water. Glide effortlessly across Howe Sound’s shimmering surface, propelled by the wind and the lift generated by your foil. With its shallow waters and steady breezes, Squamish provides an ideal playground for mastering this thrilling sport. Whether you’re a seasoned foiler or a curious beginner, Squamish’s waters await your exploration.

We offer lessons – choose a private or as part of a group. Join us on Howe Sound as we help you develop your board skills. Our expert instructors will help you learn to ride the foil of your choice.


For adrenaline junkies craving high-speed thrills, wakeboarding offers an adrenaline-fueled adventure amidst Howe Sound’s stunning scenery. Develop your skills, or simply join us for a fun and lively session in the Howe Sound. Strap on your board and carve through crystal-clear waters towed behind a boat as you execute impressive tricks and jumps. Squamish’s surrounding mountains provide a dramatic backdrop for your wakeboarding escapades, creating an unforgettable experience for riders of all levels. Squamish welcomes wakeboarders to indulge in the ultimate aquatic adventure – find out more about our lessons!

From the adrenaline rush of kiteboarding to the tranquillity of paddling and the cutting-edge excitement of wing foiling and wakeboarding, Squamish Watersports offers an array of adventures on the water for every enthusiast. Whether you’re seeking thrills, relaxation, or a bit of both, the pristine waters of Howe Sound and our stunning landscapes provide an idyllic backdrop for unforgettable aquatic experiences. So embrace the spirit of adventure and embark on a journey to explore the wonders of our waters firsthand.

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